Go Back Dogwood Pagoda

Cornus alternifolia

Plant Type: Flowering Trees

This graceful small tree has pale yellow flowers in May, followed by blue-black fruit, and the leaves turn a beautiful maroon red in the fall. Summer foliage is medium to dark green. Branches grow in irregular tiers, forming a somewhat horizontal, layered look to the plant. Plant under conditions of high humidity until growth is established.

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Flower Color

Yellowish-white flowers

Foliage Color

Medium to dark green summer foliage turns reddish-purple in fall

Plant Spread

15-20 ft. wide 15-20 ft. high

Good Companions

Plant Height

N/A

Scape Height

Hardness Zone

3-7

Soil Moisture

Characteristics & Attributes


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